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Forest Whitaker to Receive Career Achievement Award
Forest Whitaker to Receive Career Achievement Award at El Gouna Film Festival Closing Ceremony in recognition for his remarkable stature as an actor and his effective humanitarian role
Adel Imam to receive Career Achievement Award
El Gouna Film Festival is beyond honored to give its Career Achievement Award to film star Adel Emam on its First Edition
El Gouna Film Festival reveals details of first edition in press conference
El Gouna Film Festival unveiled details of its first edition, taking place 22–29 September. The press conference was attended by GFF founder Engineer Naguib Sawiris, El Gouna founder Engineer Samih Sawiris, GFF co-founder and CEO of GFF’s organizing company Amr Mansi, GFF co-founder and COO of GFF’s organizing company Bushra Rozza, and GFF director Intishal Al Timimi.
The First Edition of the GFF Launches in Egypt
“The Festival will have a positive impact on our society at large and will position us as leaders in the film-making industry.”- Naguib Sawiris, the GFF founder
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